[ntp:questions] Re: Multicast TTL and FreeBSD trouble
mayer at gis.net
Sun Aug 21 19:21:50 UTC 2005
David L. Mills wrote:
> Don't expect much. This code was born years ago before IPv6 and never
> tested. I've only used manycast on the local wire, as our routersa don't
> do multicasting.
Dave, that would REALLY surprise me that your routers are THAT old.
Almost all routers now support IGMP V3 these days and that's what's
required for modern multicasting. In addition, I would expect most IPv6
packets not to get routed if the routers were really that old since the
routers wouldn't know what to do with the packets.
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